Navane and Breastfeeding
Because no studies have been done to see if Navane passes through breast milk, it is not known if Navane would have any negative effects on a breastfed infant. If you are taking Navane and breastfeeding or thinking about breastfeeding, be sure to talk with your healthcare provider.
An Overview of Navane and BreastfeedingIt is not known if Navane® (thiothixene) is passed through breast milk. Navane is an antipsychotic medication that can cause serious side effects. Therefore, if you are breastfeeding or thinking of breastfeeding and have been prescribed Navane, make sure to let your healthcare provider know.
What Does the Research Say About Navane and Breastfeeding?No studies have been done to see if Navane passes through breast milk in humans. However, other similar medications are known to pass through breast milk. It is not known if Navane would have any negative effects on a breastfed infant. If your healthcare provider recommends taking Navane while breastfeeding, be sure to watch for any side effects in your child.
Talking With Your Healthcare Provider About Navane and BreastfeedingYou should talk with your healthcare provider about Navane and breastfeeding. Everyone's situation is different, and your healthcare provider understands your situation best. After considering what you want and expect (as well as your current health situation), you and your healthcare provider can make a shared decision about Navane and breastfeeding for your particular situation.